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NGC 2291

NGC 2291
Object NGC 2291 is located exactly in the center of the picture.

NGC 2291 - galaxy in the constellation Geminorum
Type: S0 - lenticular galaxy
The angular dimensions: 1.00'x0.8'
magnitude: V=13.2m; B=14.2m
The surface brightness: 13.2 mag/arcmin2
Coordinates for epoch J2000: Ra= 6h50m58.6s; Dec= 33°31'32"
redshift (z): 0.017362
The distance from the Sun to NGC 2291: based on the amount of redshift (z) - 73.3 Mpc;
Other names of the object NGC 2291 : PGC 19719, CGCG 175-20, MCG 6-15-13, NPM1G +33.0090

Nearby objects: NGC 2289, NGC 2290, NGC 2292, NGC 2293

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